Speaker: Date: Topic
Uma Narayanasami, MD
Feb 8, 2017
Hematology Update Using Real Cases in Consultative Hematology
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Take-Away Points of the Presentation
1. How to recognize blood disorders from clinical presentation.
2. To understand how blood smears are interpreted in hematologic disease.
3. To get an overview of mechanisms of blood disorders.
4. To obtain a bird's eye view of therapies, old and new.
Objectives of the Presentation
Case based discussion of common or classic benign and malignant hematologic diseases:
-- Clinical features and presentation
-- How to recognize and differentiate hematologic diseases
-- Mechanisms of disease
-- Approach to diagnostics and therapy
-- Anemias and blood smears
-- Bleeding disorders
-- Disorders of iron metabolism
-- Acute leukemia
-- Hemolytic anemia in CLL/SLL
Responsibility for Content
The PowerPoint presentation, Take-Away points, and Objectives were sent by Medical Library Services and the CME Committee.
Diane E. Young, Information Specialist